Using a Library with links to articles, locate two (2)
research articles published within the last five (5) years. One article should
deal with measuring performance and one article should relate to incremental
Complete the Research Evaluation Tables attached. ACT500_ResearchEvaluationTables.docx
Then choose one of the two articles to write a
one-to-two-page introduction to the article. Include the following sections and
include no opinions, judgments, or beliefs about the study. Only present the
•Topic – State the broad organizational or field of study
topic and establish the overall context for the study.
•Problem or Opportunity – Describe the problem or
opportunity that the researcher was trying to address.
•Purpose of the Study – Discuss the intent of the study and
list any research questions or hypotheses that were used.
•Research Approach and Design – Describe the overall
research approach and information that you find related to the research design.
Research design might include such things as the setting (field, laboratory,
etc), the type of data that was collected, the sample and sample selection, the
way data was prepared, analyzed, or presented, for example.
•Audience – Identify the individual or groups that might be
interested in the findings of the study.
•Summary – Present the main points that you have covered in
your paper; introduce no new information or concepts.
Your paper should meet the following requirements:
•Use academic writing style, clear and concise language, and
well-developed paragraphs (minimum of three sentences required to develop a
Should be 2 pages in length plus the Research Evaluation
Must be original work as it will be checked